After operating in stealth mode since late 2019, a new corporate travel platform called Spotnana is launching this week with $41 million already raised and several industry veterans involved as investors, advisors and executives.

Spotnana co-founder and CEO Sarosh Waghmar, founder of travel management company WTMC, says the cloud-native, API-friendly platform is “not just a booking tool or a better UI; this is something much fundamentally deeper – like an AWS for travel.”

Waghmar and co-founder and CTO Shikhar Agarwal raised a $7 million seed round in 2020 and $34 million in Series A funding round in July, led by ICONIQ Capital and Madrona Venture Group with participation from Decibel and Mubadala Capital.

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